Congenital cerebral toxoplasmosis

Congenital cerebral toxoplasmosis is a manifestation of congenital toxoplasmosis and refers to development of cerebral toxoplasmosis in the fetus through maternal transmission.

Please refer on congenital toxoplasmosis to a broad discussion on epidemiology and pathology. 

Radiographic features

Ultrasound, CT or MRI images may show multiple calcifications predominantly in basal ganglia, corticomedullary junction, and to a lesser extent in the periventricular regions. Obstructive hydrocephalus may be seen.

Other associated findings are:

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rID: 8618
Tag: cases
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